The Crown Point Records Department is staffed by three full-time clerks with normal business hours 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. The Records Division can be contacted at 219-663-2131, ext. 2, or

The Records Departments is available to greet and assist Police Department walk-ins and offers the following services.

  • Vehicle VIN Checks         $5.00
  • State Crash Reports         $8.00
  • Arrest or Offense Reports     $.10 per page
  • Local Background Check        $7.00
  • Photograph Copies         $25.00
  • Ink Fingerprinting         $8.00 per card    SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE (COVID-19)

Additional Services

  • Handgun Licenses: To obtain a handgun license visit The Crown Point Police Department can only finish processing applications for applicants that reside within the corporate limits of Crown Point.
  • Vacation Check Forms
  • Ordinance Citation Payment
  • Lake County Animal Control Impound Form

  1. Police Department

    Physical Address
    124 N East Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    Emergency Phone: 911